Caherbarnagh NW Top 668m mountain, Paps/Derrynasaggart Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Caherbarnagh NW Top Mountain For origin of name, see Caherbarnagh. Cork County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 668m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W18778 87663
Place visited by 88 members. Recently by: hugh_oc, FrankMc1964, JimMc, ilenia, DeltaP, mountainmike, IainT, frankmc04, tommccarthy, Wildrover, PeakPaul, anekk11, gallybander, melohara, eamonoc
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Longitude: -9.18429, Latitude: 52.035524 , Easting: 118778, Northing: 87663 Prominence: 23m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 518745 587721,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ChrbNW, 10 char: ChrbrnNWTp
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

The name Glanaprehane probably refers to the steep glen N of Caherbarnagh rather than this peak.   Caherbarnagh NW Top is the 162nd highest place in Ireland. Caherbarnagh NW Top is the second most northerly summit in the Paps/Derrynasaggart area.

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Western outlier of Caherbarnagh .. by group   (Show all for Caherbarnagh NW Top)
 
The Derrynasaggart mountains would not win any aw .. by jackill   (Show all for Caherbarnagh NW Top)
 
walker_hollick on Caherbarnagh NW Top, 2005
by walker_hollick  6 Feb 2005
A stopover on the way to or from Caherbarnagh. Walked along the Duhallow Way
then up to Glanaprehane, to Caherbarnagh, then eastwards along the ridge. The views were excellent but the terrain is a little boggy. If two cars are available it would be possible to
walk along the whole ridge from Knocknabro to Claragh mountain and then down to Millstreet. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/157/comment/1463/
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Wish the view was as good as the photo by Jackhil .. by Lynchieboy   (Show all for Caherbarnagh NW Top)
 
Access Problems? .. by redape99   (Show all for Caherbarnagh NW Top)
 
In need of some rocks .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Caherbarnagh NW Top)
 
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